Due to the popularity of the Himalayan cycle tours we led last year, we are running 2 more in 2011 to ‘Cycle the Highest Roads in the World’ in the Himalayas of Kashmir in Aug and Sept.
This 17 day high himalayan experience will take you through the most spectacular landscapes of Ladakh crossing passes over 5000m.
The cost is ZAR 13,100 (includes all accom, transfer, jeep support and meal expenses except your flights around R7000. See detailed itenary here: www.spanafrican-adventures.co.za
Trip dates are as follows (JHB- Delhi- Manali- Leh Rtn):
Trip 1: July 31st – August 16th
Trip 2: August 21st – September 6th
Spaces are filling up ! Feel free to forward this info to anyone that might be interested. Also see earlier blog posts.
The first 50km pass up Rhotang to 4000m
Heading down the Chandra valley to the junction with the Manali-Leh highway
Friendly Kinnauri, Lahuli, Spitian and Ladakhi folk all the way
Day 3 over the Baralacha-la pass heading for the sarchu plains